About This Place
Chrisman is a city in Ross Township, Edgar County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,343 at the 2010 census.
Chrisman is located at 39°48′15″N 87°40′32″W / 39.80417°N 87.67556°W / 39.80417; -87.67556 (39.804038, -87.675669). It is on U.S. Route 150 less than a mile north of its intersection with U.S. Route 36. Two railroad lines intersect in Chrisman, both operated by CSX Transportation.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.9 km²), all of it land.